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    "Bang!" "Bang!" The sound of the cowpuncher's revolver rang out, along with the sheriff, Henry. The cool autumn air was filled with sounds of gunfire and the loud barks of Remy, Nelly's faithful dog and companion. "No, get back!" she screamed. "Put your weapon down, son. We've gotcha now, and there's nothing else you can do, 'cept turn yourself in," said Henry. The young man, Joe, stood with his revolver pointed straight at the face of Sheriff Henry. Panting and angry, he spit out his mouthful of tobacco juice and said, teeth gritted, "I remember you! I came back for you, John. And yer runnin' 'round here, trying to act like Eastwood? Ye coward!" As soon as the words came out of Joe's mouth, he scooted his feet, his face became reddened and flustered, and he spoke, "There's…

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    Introduction This fall semester, I was honored with the privilege of interning with the Bibb County Sherriff Department under the supervision of Cindy Gresham, the executive assistant. Historically, this agency was two separate entities, the Macon Police Department and the Bibb County Sheriff Department. In the year of 2003, the two separate agencies became consolidated into one unified formalized government formally known today as “the Bibb County Sheriff Department.” Ultimately, this…

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    Introduction Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department county jail has become the center of attention and has been under great scrutiny over the years. Starting in May of 2010 ACLU conducted their annual report of the LASD jails conditions. Upon their investigation ACLU reported in detail serious allegation by two inmates that both of the inmates suffered serious injuries due physical abuse by deputies. Also the investigation found that treatment for the mental ill in insider the jails were subpar…

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    Her story was risky in the 1900’s, but it gives us a lot of important information about that time now. For the first time, it makes the women look more intelligent than the men. The play begins when Mr. Wright is strangled to death in his own home. The sheriff, Mr. Hale, and the court attorney all search for clues on to convict Mr. Wright’s wife of the murder. While they’re searching, the wives of the sheriff and Mr. Hale get caught up in the “trifles” of the house, and are made fun of by the…

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    prosecutors, bribing witnesses to secure unreliable evidence, and deliberately mishandling, mistreating or destroying evidence (Project, 2016). Even with body cameras on police officers there still seems to be ‘inadequate” evidence. In 1983, Pulaski County, Arkansas sheriffs extracted a confession from Barry Lee Fairchild, a mentally handicapped African-American, to participating as an accessory in the abduction, rape and murder of Majorie Mason. There was no independent evidence connecting…

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    Larry Watson and Kate Chopin both identify a conflict an individual experiences with the norms of society, whether it be the family reputation against society or sexism, In Montana 1948 , Wesley Hayden experiences multiple circumstances where he has conflict with his family and society. An example is his wife Gail. Gail wanted Wesley not to live in Montana and be sheriff (Watson 7). Wesley grew up in Montana where his family has been known as Sheriffs of Mercer County. The Hayden Sheriff…

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    to start a career. It is the most important thing in a job because that’s how you are able to have things in life and not struggle in life. A sheriff officer makes about 60,270 a year (Bls.org). This is enough to support a family and be able to pay bills. This is can help buy a house and to do things extra that maybe most people cannot do. I will be able to continue the hobbies I do now which is hunting and fishing. The sheriff makes about 28.97 an hour (study.com). Which is not bad considering…

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    Issues In Law Enforcement

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    of espionage, sabotage, and internal security laws as well as subversive activities, interstate flight to avoid prosecution, counterterrorism, and other federal laws not specific to another federal agency fall under the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) (Ortmeier, 7/2005, p. 15) Illegal activities such as drugs and controlled substances are under the jurisdiction of Drug Enforcement Administration, while U.S. Marshals Service guards and transports federal prisoners, serves federal arrest…

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    Django Film Analysis

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    and this scene sets the tone for the rest of the film. The scene begins right after Shultz rescues Django and they arrive in Daughterly, Texas. Shultz kills the sheriff of the county in the street. Afterwards, the marshal and the militia of the town come to the bar in order to arrest and/or kill Shultz and Django if they resist. Instead, Shultz proves that he is beyond the law and instead of arresting Shultz for murder, Shultz informs the marshal that he now owes him money for his service.…

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    In the county which I live here in North Carolina, we will soon be facing primaries for the county sheriff, the current Sheriff has held the position 2014, during that time there has been much controversy surrounding the man. His supporters choose to make excuses for his actions; county officials have chosen to overlook some of his misconducts, his staff is afraid of him. Recently the sheriff’s office was handed the responsibility of running our local animal control facility. The number of…

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